The towering form of the ancient St. Peter's Church in Riga, Latvia, provides the backdrop for this cityscape taken by Jena, Germany pictorialist photographer Paul von Krshiwoblozki. Titled Aus Dem Alten Riga, (From the Old Riga) within the lower plate margin, this vintage hand-pulled photogravure was printed in 1900 and included in the important German publication Die Kunst in der Photographie.
Some foxing to plate margins along with bumping to lower right corner. Please inspect both photographs with listing. (please email if you require additional photos)
image: 22.1 x 11.4 cm
support: 34.6 x 26.7 cm
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